Young people project in Banbury

Are you aged 15 to 18 (year 10 to 12) and thinking about going to university? 

6 day programme includes:

Visit to Oxford Brookes University
Improve your confidence
Meet role models from Oxford Brookes and local businesses
Interactive taster sessions/workshops
Identify personal goals, barriers and plan of progression

Register at ace@embs.org.uk or contact a member of staff

 

North Oxfordshire Young People Project

25, 26 & 27 June and 2, 3 & 4 July 2013

 

What is the project about? 

The project is for young people aged 15 to 18 (year 10 to 12) who are thinking about going university but would like more time to consider this option. The project aims are to improve your confidence and self- awareness (understanding yourself) as well helping you to decide on your ideal future job.

 

Dates and where will the project take place?

The project will take place over 2 weeks over 6 days during school hours in Banbury with the exception of visiting Oxford. The days you will be required to attend are Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday of the last week of June and first week of July.

Week 1:  Tuesday 25, Wednesday 26& Thursday 27 of June

Week 2: Tuesday 2, Wednesday 3 & Thursday 4of July

 

What are the activities?

The activities will include a visit to Oxford Brookes and local organisations and participating in a range of workshops including personality types, website design, filming, teaching and Customer service.

 

Will there be any costs involved?

All travel and refreshments will be provided so there will be no charge for participation.

 

How can I register?

Contact ace@embs.org.uk with your name, phone number, email address and the contact details of a teacher or youth worker. Please note places are limited!

North Oxfordshire Young People Project

 

Tuesday 25 June       

Team Building &   Personality: 10am to 2pmMeet at North Oxfordshire Academy in the reception area at 10am.Team building activities and  learn more about your personality!

The day will end with Lunch from 1-2pm.     

 

Wednesday 26 June

Visit Oxford Brookes   University: 830am to 330pmMeet at North Oxfordshire Academy at 830am and we travel to Oxford Brookes by coach.

At Oxford Brookes we will have a campus tour, meet university students, take part in a film and science   workshop and learn more about studying at university.

We will leave Oxford at 230pm and return back to North Oxfordshire Academy for 315pm.

 

Thursday 27 June      

Confidence and Planning: 10am to 2pm (Part 1) Meet at North Oxfordshire Academy in the reception area at 10am.

You will take part in activities to raise your confidence and plan for the future.

We will finish at 2pm.

 

Tuesday 2 July           

Confidence and Planning: 10am to 2pm (Part 2)Meet at North Oxfordshire Academy in the reception area at 10am.

Building on the previous session you will take part in   activities to further raise your confidence and plan for the future.

We will finish at 2pm

 

Wednesday 3 July     

Working as a Web designer, in Careers and Security: 10am – 2pm Meet at EMBS, 47 North Bar   at 10am.

Get the chance to try out working various careers such as a website designer, careers advisor and security guard.

You will finish at 2pm.

 

Thursday 4 July         

Working in the Police, as a teacher and Fire Fighter: 10am to 6pm You will meet at Thames Valley police Station at 10am and then we will visit the Fire Station.

After lunch you will return to EMBS, 47 North Bar at 130pm.

Get the chance to try out working various careers such as a teacher and in customer service.

You will then find out about future volunteering opportunities.

We will then have a final meal at Pizza Hut in Banbury at 5pm before we end the programme.